Yearly Archives: 2015

Resident Training

See below courses for 2016 – click here for full details   Personal Development Introduction to Film and Photography Wednesday 17 February 2016 10am-4pm Public Speaking and Presentation Skills Wednesday 2 March 2016 10am-2pm Introduction to Communication and PR Wednesday 23 March 2016 10am-4pm Project Management – Day 1 (Certified) […]

Background briefing paper for TRAs 1

Extension of the right to buy to housing association tenants and ‘pay to stay’ for both council and housing association tenants Background: The number of families that are stranded long-term on housing waiting lists, living in poor or overcrowded homes, or who have been made homeless continues to grow in […]

LBTH planning presentation

Federation of Tenants Residents Assoc FINAL 18 March Slide1: Owen Whalley, Head of Planning & Building Control, LB Tower Hamlets The Planning Process – Made Simple! Slide2: Introduction (Owen) Making a Plan (Chris H) Planning Application Process (Paul B) The Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) & a bit of s106. (Anne-Marie) […]

Stop the blocks – Closed House Weekend 1

STOP THE BLOCKS: CLOSED HOUSE WEEKEND Local campaigners are uniting to say ‘ENOUGH!’ Londoners are being surrounded by Towers of Mammon. High-rise blocks of offices, hotels and luxury apartments are creating a city for the rich. Working class communities are being destroyed by the cost and scarcity of housing as […]

Dr Somen Banerjee – Fed Presentation

Dr Somen Banerjee, LBTH Director of Public Health – Presentation Presentation transcript | Informal notes here Putting health and wellbeing at the heart of everything we do in Tower Hamlets 15/16 and beyond: Putting health and wellbeing at the heart of everything we do in Tower Hamlets 15/16 and beyond Prior […]

Just Space 2015 Conference

Community Visions for the new London Plan A new Mayor of London will be elected in 2016 and a completely new London Plan is to be prepared. Just Space and its member groups have organised a week of events closing with a conference on 10th and 11 th July. These […]

Health & Well-being Event

London Tenants Federation Housing, Health & Well-being Event Wednesday 8th July 2015 – 12.30-16.30 Ampthill Square TRA Hall Barnby Street, NW1 2RS There will be workshops and discussion on: empowering grass roots groups on housing, health and well-being issues; overcrowding and short-term tenancies; fuel poverty, retrofitting and refurbishing; housing density, lifetime […]

SNT Public Meeting

Residents’ Question Time Tuesday 9 June 2015 6.30pm – 8.30pm (doors open at 6.00pm) Alpha Grove Community Centre Alpha Grove | Isle of Dogs | London E14 8LH | Map here • Your chance to meet the Police Borough Commander and the Head of Safer Communities, to discuss key policing and community safety […]

Tenants & Housing Summit

A ‘summit’ event with Housing Justice, Generation Rent and other private renters. Welsh Tenants, Disabled People Against Cuts, Unite and other trade unions, estates fighting demolition and privatisation, Anti Bedroom Tax and benefits campaigns, the Radical Housing Network and others. Download leaflet here